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Nernst(nĕrnst), Walther Hermann 1864-1941.
German physicist and chemist. He won a 1920 Nobel Prize for his work in thermochemistry, particularly his proposal of the third law of thermodynamics (1906).
(Biography) Walther Hermann (ˈvaltər ˈhɛrman). 1864–1941, German physical chemist who formulated the third law of thermodynamics: Nobel prize for chemistry 1920
Nernst(nɛərnst, nɜrnst; Germ. nɛrnst)
n. Walther Herman,
1864–1941, German physical chemist: Nobel prize 1920.